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Vein Care

Our vein care specialists are board certified vascular surgeons who will help you choose a treatment option for varicose veins. Your care plan will be based on the underlying cause of your condition and your personal goals. Treatment options include endovenous ablation, sclerotherapy, and minimally invasive vein removal.

Highlights & Resources

  • Article

    Questions About Varicose Vein Treatment

  • Article

    Varicose Veins: Radiofrequency Ablation

  • Article

    Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins

  • Article

    Sclerotherapy for Varicose Veins

Providers

  • Vascular Surgery

    Biography

    Jeffrey J. Gilbertson, MD, FACS specializes in carotid disease, aortic aneurysm, and endovascular surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He earned his bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College and trained in general surgery at the University of Utah. Dr. Gilbertson is a member of the Idaho Medical Association, Ada Medical Society, Frederick A. Coller Surgical Society, Pacific Northwest Vascular Society, and the American Association for Vascular Surgery.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Vascular Surgery

    Biography

    Christian A. Hamlat, MD, MPH, RPVI, FACS specializes in the management of aortic aneurysmal disease; carotid and peripheral arterial occlusive disease; acute and chronic venous disease; and long-term hemodialysis access using both standard open surgical as well as endovascular, less invasive procedures. Dr. Hamlat earned his bachelor's degree in molecular biology from Princeton University. He is board certified in General and Vascular Surgery.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Vascular Surgery

    Biography

    Philippe A. Masser, MD, RVPI specializes in acute and chronic venous disease, dialysis access, arterial occlusive and aneurysm disease, and cerebrovascular disease. Dr. Masser earned his bachelor's degree from Williams College and completed his general surgery training at the University of Washington. He served four years as a general surgeon in the U.S. Naval Reserve.

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    Accepting new patients
  • Vascular Surgery

    Biography

    Brian Matteson, MD, FACS, RPVI specializes in carotid artery disease, aortic and peripheral aneurysms, peripheral artery disease, hemodialysis access, varicose vein treatment, and minimally invasive endovascular and open surgical modalities. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

    Dr. Matteson earned his bachelor's degree in physiology from the University of Minnesota. He completed his residency in general surgery at the University of New Mexico, and his vascular fellowship at the University of Utah.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Vein Care

    Biography

    Michael J. Tullis, MD, FACS, RPVI has extensive training, certification, and experience in vascular disease and non-invasive ultrasound imaging. His practice is dedicated to the minimally invasive, outpatient management of varicose veins. Dr. Tullis is committed to unique, individualized evaluation and treatment in a relaxed, comfortable, patient-centered environment. 

    Dr. Tullis earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin. He completed general surgery training at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics and specialization in vascular surgery at the University of Washington Medical Center. He served as assistant professor of vascular surgery at the University of New Mexico before joining Cardiothoracic & Vascular Associates in Boise. Dr. Tullis is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation. He is a member of the Society of Vascular Surgery, American Venous Forum, International Society of Endovascular Specialists, Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, Pacific Northwest Vascular Society, Idaho Medical Association, and Ada County Medical Society.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients

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